A Republican activist plotted to kidnap Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine and try him for “tyranny,” according to a police report.
A resident of Miami County, Ohio, told police he was contacted by Renea Turner, a Republican who ran in 2018 as a write-in candidate against DeWine, about the alleged scheme. The full details of the plot are not currently known, and the case has been referred to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.
During a press conference about allocating CARES Act funds on Friday, DeWine said he was unaware of the alleged plot.
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